Educational Fun For Kids

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Set up a Play

If you are looking for something to do when you have to be inside, how about putting on a play? It doesn’t have to be elaborate. You don’t need fancy props or costumes. The best kind of play is the one you put together quick and fun

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Alphabet Hunt

When it is cold outside, raining or maybe even snowing, and you need a fun activity for the kids to do inside, how about an Alphabet Hunt? An alphabet hunt is a fun and simple way to keep your kids occupied for a good bit of time,

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Tag

If you are looking for a great outside activity for a group of kids, how about an oldie but goody: tag! It’s a classic game for a reason. A great way to get your kids outside and exercising while making it fun. As well as plain tag

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Talk Like A Pirate? No, Talk Like a Pilgrim!

Talk Like A Pirate? No, Talk Like a Pilgrim!

With Thanksgiving coming, you may be looking for some educational activities for kids that revolve around the holiday. Talk Like a Pilgrim is a great way for even preschoolers to see how our language has evolved over the last five hundred years. This preschool learning game for

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Laptop Word Game

Laptop Word Game

Many times as parents, we feel like we don’t have enough time to spend with our kids. There are so many activities, and work demands take a huge chunk out of what used to be called “family time.” It’s important to find ways to bring family time

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Why Blanket or Box Fort is an Essential Part of Childhood Learning

Why Blanket or Box Fort is an Essential Part of Childhood Learning

Several years ago, my spouse and I, and the neighbors got together, and decided it was time we went out for the night. We left our six collective kids, ranging in age from two to eight, in the hands of our very capable babysitter. We came home

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Learn by Playing Store

Learn by Playing Store

How many times have your preschoolers asked to play “store” with you? A favorite game in my house has always been “hair salon,” using plastic scissors without an actual blade, that came with a play-do set. While in their most basic forms, games like these can be

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Building vocabulary

Building vocabulary

Building vocabulary is easy with these educational activities for kids! It’s a great way for parents and children to spend some time together as the kids find that learning can be fun! For younger children, a great preschool learning activity is to write each of the letters

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Hopscotch

Hopscotch

Let’s face it-planning educational time with your kids can be difficult. There’s work and preschool and activities and don’t forget the third birthday party this month! However, it doesn’t take a lot of effort to put together some preschool learning activities that you and your child can

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Math-Based Art

Math-Based Art

Some people are overwhelmed at the thought of developing learning activities for kids. However, there are lots of activities that you can do together with your kids to build not only their skills, but also the bond between the two of you. Math-based art is an excellent

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